MIAGAO, Iloilo – The Municipal Social Welfare and Development Office (MSWDO) collected a total amount of P44,689.00 from the Alay Lakad activity on September 8, 2019 and this amount will finance the Alternative Learning System (ALS) Program for the out-of-school –youth and indigent adults.

The Activity, in partnership with the Rotary Club of Iloilo Miagao Chapter, was well participated in by all sectors to include municipal officials and employees, academe, transport, NGOs, CSOs and business sectors in the Municipality.

“It has as well achieved the purpose of raising funds to finance the ALS program of the Municipality.  Alay Lakad has been our avenue to solicit maximum participation of all sectors to help create a society that aims to attain the full economic and social well-being of the country’s under privilege,” said Mayor Macario Napulan, MD in a message.

In Miagao, the ALS program is facilitated by the faculty from the Department of Education from the Districts of Miagao East and Miagao West.  The ALS students are attending class sessions in their various catchment areas with skills training in specialized courses as an integral part of their capacity development. (ABMande)

Photo credits to Ma Fe Palmos